The hardest thing in life is to forgive. But hate is self-destructive. If you hate somebody you're not hurting the person you hate, you're hurting yourself. Forgiveness is healing.
Louis Zamperini, Don't Give Up, Don't Give In
It is better to receive less money and be happy with what you are doing,
than to receive lots of money and hate what you are doing.
Catherine Pulsifer, Love What You Do
Hating people because of their color is wrong.
And it doesn't matter which color does the hating. It's just plain wrong.
Quote to Live By
Animals don't hate and we're supposed to be better than them.
Always remember, others may hate you, but those who hate you don't
win unless you hate them, and then you destroy yourself.
God's love so fills my thoughts, I find that hate is crowded from my mind.
Catherine Pulsifer, Start and End Your Day with Optimism
Hate can never defeat love when that love is exercised in the power
of the One whose nature is love. The light of God's love will dispel the
Sammy Tippit, The Approaching Darkness
Hate, it has caused a lot of problems in this world, but has not solved one yet.
Hate wins when you choose not to make things.
Dan Norris, Create Or Hate
Any fool can fight back. Anyone can fight back. Anyone can retaliate.
Anyone can respond with something mean.
God wants you to love your enemies, do good to those who hate you,
bless those who curse you, pray for those who hurt you, and turn
the other cheek.
Remember, always give your best. Never get discouraged.
Never be petty. Always remember, others may hate you.
But those who hate you don't win unless you hate them.
And then you destroy yourself.
In order to confront hatred, we must learn to live in love
and be able to resist the temptation of showing hate and acting in retaliation.
Sunday Adelaja, False and True Understanding of Love
Love and Life
Hate the sin, love the sinner.
The further a society drifts from truth the more it will hate those who speak it.
Each life is a journey that takes us to places we either love, hate, or
wish for something totally different.
Byron Pulsifer, Each Life Is A Journey
It is better to be hated for what you are than to be loved for what you are not.
Andre Gide, Are You Really Who You
Your time is too precious to be sacrificed in wasted days
combating the menial forces of hate, jealously, and envy.
You have heard the law that says, "Love your neighbor" and hate your enemy.
But I say, love your enemies! Pray for those who persecute you!
Jesus, Matthew 5:43-44
There is a time for everything,
and a season for every activity under the heavens:...
a time to love and a time to hate,
a time for war and a time for peace.
Ecclesiastes 3:1, 8 (NIV)
Encouraging Bible Quotes
Together, we are going to create a world with more love, more
understanding, and more compassion. When we see beyond the
surface and get to know people
for their stories, for their unique experiences, and for their
distinct gifts, hate becomes impossible and love becomes inevitable.
Laura Jack, The Compassion Code
The remarkable thing is that we really love our neighbor as ourselves:
we do unto others as we do unto ourselves. We hate others when we
We are tolerant toward others when we tolerate ourselves.
We forgive others when we forgive ourselves.
No one is born hating another person because of the colour of his skin,
or his background, or his religion. People must learn to hate, and if
they can learn to hate, they can be taught to love, for love comes
more naturally to the human heart than its opposite.
Famous Quotes about Life
It is harder to hate a person after you have prayed for them.
It is harder to curse someone after you have asked God to bless them.
Prayer pulls the sting of resentment.
E. Stanley Jones
Perhaps because of pressure from parents or school, or from society,
many people go through life doing work that they hate, and denying
them the opportunity to develop their true talents and strengths
Joshua Osenga, 12 years a Cubicle Slave
We have often heard people use the expression "I hate you" when they are
simply expressing anger. At times, however, intense anger may indeed
swell into a state that we can reasonably label "hatred," even though
it is transient.
Aaron T. Beck M.D., Prisoners Of Hate
Let no man pull you so low as to hate him.
Martin Luther King Jr.
Words of Encouragement
The world hates change, yet it is the only thing that has brought progress.
Love is one-eyed, hate is blind.
Never get in office politics gossiping about those you resent or hate.
Jane John-Nwankwo, Never Be Intimidated
When we enter into intimate communion with God, He converts hate into
love, anger into peace, and fear into courage.
Sammy Tippit, The Approaching Darkness
Let the trails that bore my ancestors blood and tears, and the chains that
bound their freedom serve as reminders to all, of our hate and savagery
against one another, and ensure its trust that we as a people choose
never to repeat such ignorance.
Jacqualine Williams Rippy
Men often hate each other because they fear each other;
they fear each other because they don't know each other;
they don't know each other because they can not communicate;
they can not communicate because they are separated.
Martin Luther King, Jr.
Since God is a God of truth (Deuteronomy 32: 4) and His Son Jesus
Christ is The way, the truth and the life (John 14: 6) it is not surprising
that He hates all forms of untruths from black and white lies
to false oaths and witnessing.
Miriam Kinai, Boxed Set 5 Christian Sermons
There are those who hate to see their birthday arrive. Ah, but not I. For each year is a gift, each day is a gift.
Theodore W. Higginsworth
Happy Birthday Wishes
Too often, people in our communities and around the world are
beaten down by hate that we consciously or unconsciously spread.
But it's hate we should be beating. The prize for doing so is a sweete
r future for all of us.
Sally Kohn, The Opposite of Hate
Bullies believe they can maintain control if they use hate and fear as weapons.
They appear self-confident and strong because they intimidate weaker people.
Amy Cooper Hakim; Muriel Solomon, Working with Difficult People
You must not hate those who do wrong or harmful things; but with compassion,
you must do what you can to stop them - for they are harming themselves,
as well as those who suffer from their actions.
The common sense, the intelligence of America agree with my statement
that "America hates war. America hopes for peace. Therefore, America actively engages in the search for peace.
Do not waste a single breath with feelings of hate or jealousy.
Instead, show gratitude and thank God for the beautiful life He has given you in knowing Christ.
Pearl Little; Julie Schoen, Christian Yoga
Give me a note of love where hate has been
Give me the grace to be a child again.
Give me Thy Christmas Hope.
Adalbert R. Kretzmann, Christmas In The City
Who loves me teaches me tenderness.
Who hates me teaches me caution.
Dinger, These Three